Professor (See website here.)
(Crime and Delinquency, Sociology of Deviance, Research Methods)

Ph.D. Sociology, University of the Philippines Diliman
M.A. Sociology, University of the Philippines Diliman
B.A. Sociology, University of the Philippines Diliman


2013. “Sociological Time Travel: Criminality and Criminologists in the Philippine Past”. Philippine Sociological Review 61(1):69-86. Link to Article Abstract

2013.The Influence of Cesare Lombroso on Philippine Criminology”. P. 324-341 in The Cesare Lombroso Handbook, edited by Knepper PPJ and Ystehede. New York: Routledge. Link to Book

2012. “Filipino Sociologist and Mentor: Professor Ricardo M. Zarco (1930-2011)”. Philippine Sociological Review 60(Special Issue). Link to Article

2012. “Pangkat: Inmate Gangs at the New Bilibid Prison Maximum Security Compound”. Philippine Sociological Review 60(Special Issue):193-237

2010. "Studying Criminality and Criminal Offenders in the Early 20th Century Philippines." In International Handbook of Criminology, edited by S.G. Shoham, P. Knepper, and M. Kett. Boca Raton, Fl: CRC Press.

2008 (With Donald J Shoemaker). “Self-Reported Delinquency of High School Students in Metro Manila Gender and Social Class”. Youth and Society 40(1):55-84. Link to Article Abstract


"Understanding Fraternities in UP Diliman: Social Capital, Masculinity and Violence." June 2013-May 2013. Supported by an Outright Research Grant, UP Diliman Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Development (OVCRD).



Executive Committee Member, International Sociological Association (ISA)

President, Philippine Sociological Society, 2013-present

Editor, Philippine Sociological Review 2014-2016

Issue Editor,
   Philippine Sociological Review Vol. 61 No. 1 (Sociology and Interdisciplinarity)
   Philippine Sociological Review Vol. 61. No. 2 (Sociological Theory in Contemporary Practice). With Nicole Curato, Co-editor
  Philippine Sociological Review Vol. 60 (Sociology of Deviance)
       (Outstanding Book Award, National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST)